Ruben Paul is one of the most unique and versatile comedians working today. His irrepressible energy, quick wit, and vivid story telling take audiences on a hilarious ride from beginning to end. This was evident in his recent stand out performance on George Lopez’s new hit Talk Show, “Lopez Tonight” on TBS. He became the 2nd comedian ever to perform on the show, and the first black comedian.
Ruben talks honestly about his life, and has insightful observations that bring audiences together no matter their age, race, creed, or color. In 2009, he was hand picked by Russell Peters to perform on the Showtime Network Special, “Russell Peters Presents”, which exposed him to a brand new international audience. Other Stand Up appearances include: CBS’ “The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson”, “Comics Unleashed” on ABC, “HBO’s Comedy Showcase, “NBC’s “Friday Nights”, and B.E.T’s “Comic View”, just to name a few.
Ruben was born and raised in Carson, California which is one of the most diverse cities in the Los Angeles area. “I grew up in an all black neighborhood, went to an all Mexican high school, went to an all white church and shopped at a lot of Asian stores,” he quips. Ruben’s upbringing was the foundation for his universal appeal. His undeniable charisma, and spontaneity make him a crowd favorite every where he goes.
Ruben’s talents have garnered him many honors including being chosen as one of the “Best of the fest Comics”at HBO’s prestigious U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, Colorado. Ruben has also toured extensively with Jamie Foxx, George Lopez, and Cedric The Entertainer. As well as performing for U.S. troops around the world.
As well as being a gifted Stand Up Comedian, he is also a very accomplished actor with guest star appearances on “The Jamie Foxx Show” and a recurring role on “Pensacola Wings of Gold.” Ruben can be seen in such films as “Ground Control” with Kiefer Sutherland and “Deliver Us from Eva” with actor/rap sensation LL Cool J and the lovely Gabrielle Union. Ruben Paul is a star on the rise and a great performer, that you definitely don’t want to miss.
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